Ace businesswoman and Biocon’s founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has been selected as the Vice-Chair of the US India Business Council.
The US India Business Council is a bilateral body aimed at widening business relations between the USA and India.
I am honored to serve as a Vice Chair at the @USIBC Board of Directors. I am very happy to take up this new role and I look forward to forging collaborative initiatives in #Pharma & #Healthcare in the areas of #research, #innovation and skill development between our two nations. pic.twitter.com/jeo0LzQ8vl— Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (@kiranshaw) January 14, 2021
Referring to her new role, Shaw said that she will work on pharma and healthcare for growth across the two nations.
"I want to be remembered as someone who put India on the scientific map of the world in terms of large innovation," she said.
Shaw founded Biocon in the late 1970s and built it into a world-class manufacturing and research platform for drugs across many categories.